CHURCH OF ST PETER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1358276
Date first listed:
22-Oct-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
27-Mar-1981
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PETER, KENNINGTON LANE SE11

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PETER, KENNINGTON LANE SE11

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Lambeth (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 30722 78103

Details

KENNINGTON LANE SE11 1. (north side) 5023 Church of St Peter TQ 3078 4/490 22.10.74

II* GV

2. 1863-4 by J L Pearson. The church runs north-south but this description refers to ritual directions. Polychrome brick with stone dressings and slated roofs. Nave, aisles low projecting narthex. North transept running into chancel aisle. Apsidal chancel. Extension to south-west, under separate roof, was to have been tower and spire; these were not built. C13 style; lancets alone or as part of large windows with simple plate tracery, and a wheel window high in west gable. Small conical bell tower to south. Interior is light and spacious, nave running straight into chancel. Whole church, including aisles and narthex, rib vaulted with brick panels. High standard of design and craftsmanship throughout, virtually unaltered. Gallery around apse. Wrought iron front and side screens to raised choir whose low wall joins elaborate carved stone pulpit with pictorial panels of painted stone and gold. Mosaic and marble reredos, carved marble sedilia and piscina. Square stone front with painted border and tall ornamental font cover.

Listing NGR: TQ3072278103

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
204315
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 09 Jan 2001
Reference: IOE01/03012/14
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